[rat-forum] Position Open: Director, Custom Animal Model Services Transposagen

Jack Crawford jcrawford at transposagenbio.com
Thu Feb 23 10:49:51 CST 2012

Director, Custom Animal Model Services


Transposagen Biopharmaceuticals Inc. is a leader in genetic modification
technology and the creation of research animal models for drug discovery and


Transposagen has established unique, cost-effective methodologies using
cutting-edge DNA modification technologies in spermatogonial stem cells to
create animal models for academic and industry clients.  The Director will
oversee the rapidly expanding Custom Animal Model Division of Transposagen
and supervise several teams of highly motivated staff, including stem cell
and molecular biology scientists, research technicians and animal
technicians. The Director will work closely with the Vice President of
Research to implement new technologies developed in the R&D Division and
with other senior management to ensure that custom projects are completed
within established timelines and meet customer specifications. 



Applicants must hold a Ph.D. and/or M.D., having completed graduate-level
courses in the fields of genetics, molecular biology, and/or biochemistry.
Applicants should have extensive experience with stem cell culture and
manipulation, basic molecular biology procedures, pro-nuclear and/or
blastocyst injection, rodent surgery, animal model creation and animal
colony management. Successful candidates will have strong organizational and
analytical skills. Experience in directing transgenic/knockout core facility
operations is preferable. Candidates should be detail-oriented, have
leadership and management experience and be passionate about customer



Salary commensurate with experience


Stock Option Plan

Retirement Plan


Please send cover letter and resume to:

Eric Ostertag MD, Ph.D


 <mailto:Ostertag at transposagenbio.com> Ostertag at transposagenbio.com

201 East Main St., Ste 1405

Lexington, KY 40507



Jack Crawford MSc

Director, Business Development 

Transposagen Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. 


jcrawford at transposagenbio.com

Mobile: 315-351-9115


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